Every woman's beauty is meant to be seen - her mystery unveiled.

For over 17 years, we've helped women look and feel their best with our luxurious, signature facials.

We assess and monitor using result-tracking technology, craft personalized skin care strategies, and share our expert knowledge to empower you.

In-depth Assessments

We assess & monitor using result-tracking technology

Using the Observ Diagnostic Device, our assessment determines the current reality of your skin. Throughout your strategy, we track improvements and make adjustments as necessary for proven results.



We craft personalized strategies

Combining facial treatments and products, your strategy is designed to meet your targets. Our product lines are individually customized to give your skin exactly what it needs, and are sourced exclusively for their purity, integrity and results.


We share our expert knowledge to empower you

With over 18 years of extensive experience and industry training, you benefit from our expertise. One-on-one consultations, savvy tips, and insider information on preventative care, maintenance, and so much more.

New location in the heart of downtown St. Albert! Come visit us at #11, 44 St. Thomas Street

Products & Services

Observ Diagnostic Device

Many skin conditions that surface in time originate from the deeper skin layers and are difficult to diagnose with the naked eye. The OBSERV® exposes those conditions by skin fluorescence and polarized light illumination technologies that are completely unique to the OBSERV® device. 

By using the OBSERV®, we can perform a profound assessment of your skin, diagnosing, treating, and preventing conditions before they arise. Throughout your skin care journey, we track improvements and make adjustments as necessary for proven results. You get to see the results your treatment plan is producing!

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Meet Susan


Expert Aesthetician & Founder of Temple of Beauty Facial Boutique

“Esthetique” in Greek is 'lover of beauty'. I believe that every woman's inner beauty is meant to be seen - her mystery unveiled.

My passion for beautiful skin is a result of my own 20-year struggle with acne, pigmentation and deep scarring. In building Temple of Beauty in 2001, my mission was to not only clear my own skin, but to also make a difference for others by providing in-depth assessments, individualized skin care strategies, and education.

In this, I love to put my training and research of skin and skin care into form - by sharing my knowledge, expertise, and techniques, and by helping many of you with your skin concerns.


News & Education

Does Driving in the Car Give You More Wrinkles on One Side of the Face?

As someone who has worked hands-on skin for 15 years, as an esthetician, and looks at faces all day, I can confidently tell you the answer is yes. Both men and women will have more sun damage, in the form of wrinkles and brown spots on the left side of the face, the side that […]

Join us for our Grand Unveiling on October 14th

Join us for an afternoon of delights at our new location in the heart of downtown St.Albert! Saturday, October 14th  |  1-5 pm, drop-ins welcome Demos on the latest in skin care technology & products, including the Observ Diagnostic Device™, Emax Laser by Syneron™, and Dermaviduals™ Complimentary refreshments & hors d’oeuvres. Exclusive goodie bags ($150 […]


We are excited to announce the birth of the new Temple of Beauty.  Her new name is “Temple of Beauty Facial Boutique” and her new catch phrase or tag line is “Unveil Your Mystery”.  Stay tuned to a future blog when I will share in this new corporate messaging and why I have chosen this […]

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Nervous from a previous negative laser experience at another major spa and very sensitive skin, we took it very slow to test my skin. To my delight we were able to carry on and after 5 Skin Rejuvenation treatments, my skin was smoother, lighter with a more even tone. After using the products, my skin is no longer dry.

 Heather Craig

I’ve always had very red skin and lots of brown spots, giving me an uneven blotchy skin tone. Wanting to prepare my skin for my son’s wedding, Susan started me on the products to restore a healthy skin before we started and after 4 Skin Rejuvenating treatments and 2 facials, I no longer need to wear makeup to cover the unevenness and I have a beautiful glow. I’m very happy  with the results and I’m going to keep going until my larger brown spots are gone.

Sandy Topilko
Being self conscious with extreme redness and pigmentation for many years, I rarely went anywhere without makeup. With cost considerations, my discomfort with anyone touching my exposed skin issues and frankly not believing that anything would change, I agreed to trying the dermaviduals® skin care line.
Susan’s compassionate and personal concern for my feelings was the reason I agreed to my first facial (amazing) and a series of Skin Rejuvenation treatments.
I am thrilled about the results!
At age 66, for the first time,  I was receiving compliments from family, friends, complete strangers telling me I had such beautiful skin!
Any considerations I had previously, have since completely vanished!
I can’t thank Susan enough for her support and encouragement.
Carole Picard

Before coming to Temple of Beauty, I avoided taking pictures due to my acne. Being acne-prone and having stubborn skin, Susan recommended two products: Plutioderm® Plus (moisturizer) and Suusmoon® Lotion N (toner). Within just one week, my skin was feeling fresh and people had started complimenting my skin. My clear skin has given me more confidence and I feel that I don’t need makeup to cover up my skin and no longer need to hide. As well, having very dry lips I tried the dermaviduals® lip balm, and the next day they were completely hydrated. I’m sold on dermaviduals®.

Roxanne Olsen

I have had a number of facials prior to Temple of Beauty and I always would break out after.  With the regular facials at the Temple of Beauty, I don’t breakout anymore and my skin is looking better and better.

Dagmara Chapman

A co-worker of mine has been going to Temple of Beauty for facials and skin rejuvenation and I have been watching her skin transform with no pigmentation, younger looking and with an amazing glow. I have since become a client of Temple of Beauty because of troubled skin and have been exceptionally pleased with the knowledge and care I have received for my skin.